Max Boot compares Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez to Sarah Palin in new op-ed: “This is a cautionary tale”

Key Takeaways from the Left

  • Max Boot, former Republican, said one of the Democratic women in Congress, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is like Sarah Palin in her lack of fact-checking
  • He also said in the op-ed that she has a “fatal attraction to political celebrity and vacuous soundbites”
  • Ocasio-Cortez took to Twitter to defend herself, joined by many 2019 Democrats and Republicans
 

Rep. Mo Brooks: Ocasio-Cortez ‘Somewhat Nutty,’ Has ‘Low Respect’ in DC by Both Parties

Key Takeaways from the Right

  • Mo Brooks was asked to respond to comments made by one of the new Democratic women in Congress, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez
  • He called her “somewhat nutty” and noted that she has “a low respect” among both 2019 Democrats and Republicans
  • He suggests this extremism is not Democratic party news, but is the norm for the party now